The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 48 60
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12  
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 6 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.04% 1.35% 1.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.79% 5.44% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 9
Median daily rate - £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +7.50% +8.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year +286.36% -67.16%  

PostgreSQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 77 147 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.32% 24.87% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 93 114
Median daily rate £350 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +12.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 8
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £23.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 - £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +2 4 - - 3
PostgreSQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
3 9 (56.25%) JSON
4 8 (50.00%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (43.75%) Mercurial
5 7 (43.75%) Scala
5 7 (43.75%) HTML5
5 7 (43.75%) REST
5 7 (43.75%) XML
6 6 (37.50%) JUnit
6 6 (37.50%) OO
6 6 (37.50%) IntelliJ
6 6 (37.50%) Spring
6 6 (37.50%) Maven
6 6 (37.50%) XML Schema
6 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
6 6 (37.50%) Information Security
6 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
6 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
6 6 (37.50%) Mockito
6 6 (37.50%) BDD
6 6 (37.50%) Open Source

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) Predix
2 1 (6.25%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (6.25%) SAP MDG
2 1 (6.25%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
1 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) Redis
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) GIS
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Spotfire
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (43.75%) Mercurial
4 6 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (37.50%) IntelliJ
4 6 (37.50%) JUnit
4 6 (37.50%) Maven
4 6 (37.50%) Mockito
4 6 (37.50%) WebStorm
5 1 (6.25%) Subversion
5 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Games
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Data Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.25%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) jQuery
2 9 (56.25%) JSON
3 7 (43.75%) HTML5
3 7 (43.75%) REST
3 7 (43.75%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 6 (37.50%) JPA
4 6 (37.50%) Spring
4 6 (37.50%) XML Schema
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (25.00%) RESTful
6 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 3 (18.75%) D3.js
6 3 (18.75%) Leaflet
6 3 (18.75%) LESS
6 3 (18.75%) Node.js
6 3 (18.75%) Polymer
6 3 (18.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
3 1 (6.25%) Online Games
3 1 (6.25%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (37.50%) BDD
3 6 (37.50%) BPMN
3 6 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
3 6 (37.50%) Information Security
3 6 (37.50%) OO
3 6 (37.50%) Open Source
3 6 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) OWASP
4 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) Scala
5 6 (37.50%) Groovy
6 5 (31.25%) Python
7 2 (12.50%) PHP
8 1 (6.25%) C
8 1 (6.25%) C#
8 1 (6.25%) C++
8 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
8 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Embarcadero
1 1 (6.25%) Informatica
1 1 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) SAP
1 1 (6.25%) Talend
1 1 (6.25%) Vertica
1 1 (6.25%) Zend
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